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Species: Leptogenys saussurei   (Forel, 1891) 

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Taxonomic History (provided by Barry Bolton, 2019)

Lobopelta saussurei Forel, 1891c PDF: 121 (w.) MADAGASCAR. Malagasy. Primary type information: Madagascar, Mahanoro, côte Est de Madagascar (de Saussure); CASENT0101805; MHNG. AntCat AntWiki HOL

Taxonomic history

Forel, 1891c PDF: 218 (m.).
Combination in Leptogenys: Emery, 1911e PDF: 102.


  Geographic regions (According to curated Geolocale/Taxon lists):
    Africa: Madagascar
  Biogeographic regions (According to curated Bioregion/Taxon lists):

Specimen Habitat Summary

Found most commonly in these habitats: 10 times found in rainforest, 3 times found in montane rainforest.

Found most commonly in these microhabitats: 2 times ground forager(s), 3 times ex rotten log, 2 times sifted litter (leaf mold, rotten wood), 1 times ex dead branch above ground.

Collected most commonly using these methods: 2 times pitfall trap, PF 50 tube sample transect, 5m, 1 times 25 Yellow pan, 2 times MW 50 sample transect, 5m, 1 times 01 Malaise traps, 1 times at light.

Elevations: collected from 30 - 1409 meters, 741 meters average

Type specimens:

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